The California Student Journalism Corps
All articles by The California Student Journalism Corps
The pandemic upended enrollment across California's community colleges. Students dropped out or elected not to enroll after facing problems with child care, jobs, family illness and frustration with taking courses online.
April 12, 2021
Ongoing spate of hate crimes aimed against Asians leaves college student fearful for her safety and constantly worried about parents, grandparents.
March 22, 2021
I never imagined having to deal with all of my struggles all at once.
March 16, 2021
Returning to community college was no easy feat as a single mother and first-generation, low-income college student.
March 5, 2021
How do you meet new people and find romance during a global pandemic? California college students are finding ways.
January 25, 2021
Imagine experiencing college for the first time from your childhood bedroom at a computer screen. That’s what 2020 freshmen are living through, and they have lots to say.
December 22, 2020
When students realize that moving back home with family or friends is not an option, campus resources become lifeboats. Learning to tap into those resources by any means available becomes a crucial life skill for such students.
October 5, 2020
Balancing studies online and a heavier schedule at work can be overwhelming.
August 6, 2020
LA City College helped student realize dream of getting a degree.
June 29, 2020
College graduate mourns loss of last semester on campus, commencement ceremony.
June 1, 2020
Transition to distance learning poses myriad challenges for community college students.
May 25, 2020
Digital fabrication laboratories known as “FabLabs” are at the heart of an effort to produce personal protective equipment for East Bay hospitals and health centers.
May 1, 2020
Cristina Zetino alternates between three different homes throughout the week while juggling work and classes.
April 17, 2020
The change would help ease the stress for many of their peers during this challenging time, students say.